UKBIC VIP Reception & Tour

We are excited to be returning to the UK Battery Industrialisation Centre to host our pre-show VIP Reception.


Taking place on the afternoon of 27th June 2023, the invitation only event will allow VIPs at Battery Cells & Systems Expo the opportunity to take an exclusive, behind the scenes look at the battery manufacturing development facility with a guided tour followed by a networking reception. The event will be co-hosted by the Faraday Battery Challenge, a £541 million investment programme which supports world-class scientific technology development and manufacturing scale-up capability for batteries in the UK. The UK Research and Innovation funded programme is delivered by Innovate UK, UKBIC and the Faraday Institution.


Itinerary for this year’s reception is as follows:

3:30pm – 4:00pm – Guests arrive on site and networking begins with refreshment served in the Process Hall (tea, coffee & soft drinks available)

4:00pm – 5:00pm – Welcome speeches followed by a panel session and Q&A on the topic: What can the Faraday Battery Challenge do for you?
Speakers include: Steve Bryan – Battery Cells & Systems Expo, Tony Harper – Faraday Battery Challenge, Pam Thomas – Faraday Institution, Jeff Pratt – UKBIC, Claire Spooner – Faraday Battery Challenge

5:00pm – 6:30pm – Guided tours of the facility and a continuation of the networking reception (Nibbles, Canapes & soft drinks available)

7:00pm – Reception ends

Event address: UKBIC, Rowley Rd, Baginton, Coventry CV8 3AL

If you have any questions, please contact our VIP Relationship Manager, Sarah Daniels.

Applications for the UKBIC tour have now closed for 2023.


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